Panasonic G9 Mini-Review: Let's see this in Slow Motion!

We've got part one of a review for the Panasonic G9 for you today! In this episode, we see how the Panasonic G9 compares to the Panasonic GH5, Sony FS5, Sony a6300, and the Sony a7r III (sort of). 

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Sony FS5 RAW Upgrade: A Conversation with -- and footage by -- Doug Jensen

Doug Jensen has been a cameraman and DP for over 30 years, which makes him an expert -- and still younger than me. His video tutorials on Sony FS7 and FS5 are required viewing in my book if you're even thinking about purchasing either one. It was with this background that I reached out to Doug (we'd communicated by email and spoken a couple of times over the phone) to see if he'd be interested in having a conversation about Sony's new FS5 RAW Upgrade. A month later, Doug and I finally met in person at Maine Media Workshops just as he was finishing a class he teaches in cinematography.

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I'm Not Sure Which is More Interesting: That the Sony FS5 Had Teething Problems, or That Sony Fixed Them Quickly

There was a little bit of a flame war a month or two ago when reports of image quality issues arose around the Sony FS5, a camera which  I gave 2015 gear of the year nod. Bottom line, though, is this: there were indeed problems, and Sony appears to have fixed them via a firmware upgrade. Quickly.

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